Online Associate of Arts

Enroll in the Associate of Arts degree program at Belhaven Online and earn the general education credit requirements needed to continue on and complete a four-year bachelor's degree.

This degree, offered by an accredited online university, offers more than transferable credit-it prepares students to continue their education with a firm academic and spiritual foundation. Whether it is history, literature, biology or math, our courses are designed around the Christian worldview, giving attention to the Lord as creator and sustainer of all things.

The online associate's degree is a two year, 62 credit hour program based on an 8 week course format. The Associate of Arts degree is awarded at the completion of the program. Once you complete the AA degree, you'll be able to seamlessly move into the Belhaven University bachelor's degree program online or on campus.

  • 62 credit hours
  • 100% online
  • 8-week courses, taught year round
  • All classes taught from a Christian worldview
  • Small class sizes so you know your professors and classmates
  • Competitive tuition rates

Associate of Arts Online Degree Curriculum Summary

The Associate of Arts degree at Belhaven Online is a 62 credit hour program that offers transferable credit. The remaining credits needed to complete the Associate of Arts can be earned taking general electives.

Course # Course Name Credits
BUS 280 Introduction to Online Education 3
BIB 220 Exploring the Old Testament 3
BIB 221 Exploring the New Testament 3
BIO 125 Science and Culture II 4
ENG 103 Composition and Rhetoric 3
ENG 108 Effective Research Writing 3
ENG 203 Survey of World Literature I 3
ENG 204 Survey of World Literature II 3
HIS 108 Civilization 3
HIS 205 Contemporary World History 3
MAT 202 Quantitative Reasoning 3
WVC 301 Christian Interpretation of Life 3
General Electives 25
  Total 62

View Course Descriptions from the University Catalogue.

These rates are for August 1, 2019 through July 31, 2020.

Tuition and Fees Per Credit Hour
Undergraduate Degree/Certificate $395
Undergraduate Military – currently serving $250
Undergraduate Military – Veteran or Spouse $316

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